granuloma inguinale

[ing-gwuh-nal-ee, -ney-lee, -nah-ley]
noun Pathology.
  1. a venereal disease marked by deep ulceration of the skin of the groin and external genitals, caused by the bacterium Calymmatobacterium granulomatis.

Origin of granuloma inguinale

1915–20; < New Latin: inguinal granuloma
Also called granulo·ma ve·ne·re·um [vuh-neer-ee-uh m] /vəˈnɪər i əm/.
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granuloma inguinale in Medicine

granuloma inguinale

[ĭng′gwə-nālē]
n.
  1. donovanosis
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